Lenovo India has announced that it will launch the Vibe K5 in the country on June 13, 2016. The smartphone was officially unveiled back in February at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona along with the Vibe K5 Plus and also went on sale in Europe this April. Since the Vibe K5 Plus went on sale in India back in March for Rs 8,499, we are expecting Lenovo to price the K5 around Rs 7,000 – 7,500.
Lenovo Vibe K5 Specifications
The Lenovo Vibe K5 features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display that is powered by a 1.4 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 64-bit processor along with Adreno 405 GPU. It packs in 2 GB of RAM along with 16 GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS out of the box with Lenovo’s Vibe UI on top of it. It comes with stereo speakers present at the back that supports Waves MaxxAudio technology and also has Dolby audio on board for an enhanced experience.
The Vibe K5 rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash that can capture Full HD 1080p videos. It comes with a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports dual SIM (micro), comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio. It has a metal body that is 8.2 mm thick and weighs 142 grams.
On the connectivity front, the Vibe K5 comes with 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS. The smartphone packs in a 2,750 mAh battery under the hood.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 is expected to be available in Champagne Gold, Graphite Grey and Platinum Silver color variants. We will know the exact pricing and availability details on Monday, June 13, 2016, when the smartphone gets officially launched in India.